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Police: Tampa man shoots and critically injures roommate

TAMPA — Police say a 46-year-old man shot his roommate three times in the torso in a dispute over medication.

Michael R. Taylor, of 10228 N Oakleaf Ave., was arrested Sunday on charges of attempted murder, robbery and being a felon in possession of a firearm.

His roommate, Evan J. White, 36, was in critical condition at St. Joseph's Hospital.

The incident happened just before noon Sunday at the home east of Carrollwood. Details of the dispute that led to the shooting had not been released.

Police: Tampa man shoots and critically injures roommate 01/15/12 [Last modified: Sunday, January 15, 2012 11:19pm]
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